Bulletin: NL000095

Date:
November 27, 2000
To:
All Issuing Offices
RE:
Closing Alert
Dear Associates:

Effective immediately, all policy issuing agents are instructed not to close on any transactions involving the below listed companies unless approval has been received in writing from Stewart Title Guaranty Company's Chief Claims Counsel:

Sunstate Mortgage

Sunstate Mortgage, Inc.

Sun America Mortgage, Inc.

Sun America Mortgage

Diversified Mortgage Co. of East Greenwich

Diversified Mortgage Company, Inc.

Diverse American Mortgage Company

Diverse American Assurance Company, Inc.

Diversified Mortgage Group, LLC

PHM Mortgage Group LLC

If you have any closings scheduled with any of these companies, do not close the transaction and immediately contact:

Patrick R. Thesing, Esq.
Chief Claims Counsel
Stewart Title Guaranty Company
(800) 729-1902

THIS BULLETIN IS FURNISHED TO INFORM YOU OF CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS. AS A REMINDER, YOU ARE CHARGED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE CONTENT ON VIRTUAL UNDERWRITER  AS IT EXISTS FROM TIME TO TIME AS IT APPLIES TO YOU, AS WELL AS ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS. OUR UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS DO NOT AUTHORIZE OUR ISSUING AGENTS TO ENGAGE IN SETTLEMENTS OR CLOSINGS ON BEHALF OF STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT INTENDED TO DIRECT YOUR ESCROW OR SETTLEMENT PRACTICES OR TO CHANGE PROVISIONS OF APPLICABLE UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS. CONFIDENTIAL, PROPRIETARY, OR NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION SHOULD NEVER BE SHARED OR DISSEMINATED EXCEPT AS ALLOWED BY LAW. IF APPLICABLE STATE LAW OR REGULATION IMPOSES ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS, YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO COMPLY WITH THOSE REQUIREMENTS.

References

Bulletins Replaced:
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Related Bulletins:
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Underwriting Manual:
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Exceptions Manual:
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Forms:
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